| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:22 PM
There were distinct flickers of playoff-like hate, here and there Saturday night at Staples Center.
You had Kings forward Jeff Carter and Ducks defenseman Francois Beauchemin snapping and taking jabs at each other behind the play in the first period...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:45 PM
CALGARY, Canada -- Achieving redemption, conquering pressure and gaining two points on the teams above them, the Ducks took extra satisfaction from their 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday.
Andrew Cogliano, who bluntly assessed the Ducks'...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 5:45 PM
CALGARY, Canada — The numbers are quite close to his point total two years ago, then considered a downward trend for a big-name center.
At least there was a tangible reason for the Kings' center Mike Richards' recording 44 points in 74 games in...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 11:05 PM
SAN JOSE — This was like a nasty flashback, one bad journey into the darkness for Kings fans.
The loyal old-timers have scar tissue around the old wound — long ago playoff blowouts, losses to the likes of the Edmonton Oilers and the...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 6:56 PM
The stretch run has such a way of magnifying the good and the bad.
For instance, a puck banks off the skate of Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin past his goalie Martin Jones and a segment of Kings fans want Muzzin put on the next plane back to the minors....
| May 22, 2014
| 8:08 PM
There are the little areas of the Kings' dressing room on the road that are almost broken down into fascinating mini-neighborhoods.
Starting goalie Jonathan Quick is at one end, alongside backup Martin Jones. Defenseman Drew Doughty sits close by fellow...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:09 AM
The Florida Panthers are offering a BOGO ticket deal to Friday night's game for Military Appreciation Night.
Active-duty, their dependents and veterans are eligible to use a coupon code with military ID to get the ticket deal when the Panther's take...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:57 PM
CALGARY, Canada — After 80 regular-season games, it is official: The Kings will be making their way to San Jose.
That's where they will open the first round of the playoffs with many signs pointing to a Game 1 possibly Wednesday at San Jose.
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The question was easy for Martin St. Louis to answer.
Asked what his mother might think about his playing in the Stanley Cup Final, the New York Rangers forward offered a quiet, simple response.
"She'd be pretty happy about that," he said.
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:25 PM
This was must-see, priceless video — defenseman Drew Doughty pounded the glass and toppled over the bench after the Kings won Game 7 in overtime in Chicago, completing an epic Western Conference final series.
His gleeful inner 8-year-old emerged...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:24 PM
CALGARY, Canada — Of course Drew Doughty wants to play.
He always does.
But the Kings' top defenseman is giving way to common sense with three games remaining before the playoffs. That and the advice of the team trainers and medical staff....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Darryl Sutter didn't coach Craig Berube for a lengthy period in Calgary, but it was long enough that Berube created a lasting and positive impression on Sutter.
Berube, who played for 17 seasons in the NHL, was nearing the end of his playing career when...